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Astronomy Lesson 1: Finding our way around the sky, and our Place in Space
This is the first of hopefully many intro to astronomy lectures. Hopefully, I'll find the energy to put together an entire series based on a whole intro class.
- What is a planet?
- What are stars?
- What are galaxies?
- What is the Observable Universe?
- The pseudoscience of astrology
- Light Pollution
- Celestial Sphere
- Coordinates on the sky
- The Ecliptic
- Altitude and Azimuth
- List of names of stars in the sky: